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Security of deleted files

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i have heard that there are utilties in the market that can even restore files form a damaged hard drive or even a formated hard drive. I would like to have a very secure file destroying and also while formating the hard drive how can i fomrat the hard drive that the hard drive is like a new hard drive which is from the factory as i knw there is always some static in the hard drive which contains the past information. how can i eliminate this kindly help and specificaly i use the window based systems all window based system.

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by jschein In reply to Security of deleted files

Even the comercial "permanent file deletion software" can be recovered.

Only for sure fire way of fully destroying the data is a low level format. A LLF executable can be found at the hard drive manufacturer website or searching on the web through sites such as google.

The LLF program is free.

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althought lets say if i over write the whole hard drive with some other data b4 formating the hard drive then format and fdisk the hard drive and i reshearched that does evidance eliminator destroy the data??

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by admin In reply to Security of deleted files

and wht if i use a file shredder software would it ever be able to rebuild the files that would even if recovered.

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